For the Nintendo Switch, it is no beating round the bush to know the impact from the console for that video game industry. While talks are currently focused on the transition to the next-generation with Sony's PlayStation 5 and Microsoft's Xbox Series X & Xbox Series S, that doesn't halt the progress from the Nintendo Switch. In fact, it was projected the machine would still be a top seller leaving 2022.
Leading up to christmas, Mat Piscatella, NPD Group analyst, predicted that the Nintendo Switch will be the hot seller for holiday 2022. Not just for that continued success from the system, but additionally in line with the limited supply for the next-generation systems shipping in November too.
But now, it looks that Nintendo Switch surpasses a lot more than the largest commercial overhaul for that year. Based on Gamesindustry.biz head Christopher Dring on Twitter, he discloses Nintendo Switch outsold all competing hardware combined.
In the tweet, Dring elaborates that the Nintendo Switch when combining sold units for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, and PlayStation 5 still overtakes its competitors. However, while the claim is most likely true, Dring does not supply an accurate model to reveal how many units were bought in 2022.
While not a big surprise, it had been reported that Nintendo Switch already dominated the console hardware race in July. Based on NPG Groups Mat Piscatella once again, he issues that Nintendo Switch is already the top-selling system for that year after just reaching the halfway point for 2022. Read the full report by heading here.
Are you surprised at the success of the Nintendo Switch this season?